This course is designed to equip you with the basic knowledge required to treat common injuries.
During the day, you will learn:
- how to assess a patient with a minor injury
- how to assess different types of wounds
- how to recognise and treat burns
- principles of wound care and healing
- practical first aid, using bandages, splints, slings, steri-strips and walking aids
In the afternoon you will participate in a variety of simulation exercises. This will allow you to practise the skills taught in the morning session.
Previous Course Attendees said:
“The way the information was relayed to the group was very informative and with great visual in the PowerPoint.”
“I believe that the course has given me an excellent idea of what is expected of us by ED staff and also extra assessments that we can perform.”
“I now have a better understanding of wrist and ankle assessments and the associated nerves. Also a better understanding of what I need to do with wounds.”
“I will be able to assess and examine a patient with limb injuries more effectively"
"This course has enabled me to more confidently assess patient’s who present with minor injuries, thereby enabling me to make more effective decisions about their ongoing care."
Please note this course runs from 8:00 – 16:00.
Please contact us if you have any queries, or if you wish to discuss a bespoke course to fit your specific needs.